Thousands enjoy storytelling and performance art in Peterborough's Central Park

More than 5,000 people, young and old, enjoyed a day of storytelling, unusual performances and craft workshops as Vivacity's annual Once Upon A Festival took over Peterborough's Central Park on Saturday.

Friday, 17th August 2018, 6:10 pm
Updated Sunday, 2nd September 2018, 10:09 pm
Storytelling Festival at Central Park. Children listening to a story Vivacity Once Upon a Festival EMN-181108-180624009

In addition youngsters were able to take part in a Beatrix Potter-inspired trail and claim a prize from the Reading Bus.

Storytelling Festival at Central Park. Dennis the storyteller entertains his audience Vivacity Once Upon a Festival EMN-181108-181108009
Storytelling Festival at Central Park. Favour Okunbor and Hafrah Sarfraz at the Bunny Bus with some of their visitors. Vivacity Once Upon a Festival EMN-181108-181119009

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Storytelling Festival at Central Park. Natalia Cardoso on the Artizani Fabric of Society bicycle. Vivacity Once Upon a Festival EMN-181108-181130009
Storytelling Festival at Central Park. Harpist and storyteller Liam Carroll Vivacity Once Upon a Festival EMN-181108-181141009
Storytelling Festival at Central Park. Janina Vigura telling stories in her tent. EMN-181108-180636009
Once Upon A Festival at Central Park
Once Upon A Festival at Central Park
Once Upon A Festival at Central Park
Once Upon A Festival at Central Park
Once Upon A Festival at Central Park
Once Upon A Festival at Central Park